Paddlers make a splash

It was great to meet some of the WOW paddlers a few  weekends ago at the finish location Brathay Hall. With the tutoring from Francis and John everyone successfully passed the SESA. Practicing land based skills and water skills, with … Continue reading

Update your estimated 10km swim time

With the swim edging closer we are now planning to group the swimmers into briefing and start groups. Please visit your si entry and make any additional changed to your est aimed 10km swim time by Wednesday 8th August.  

Swim Event Safety Award – SESA

SESA Saturday 21st July Brathay Various courses are held around the country but we would like to welcome you and your paddler to Brathay on Saturday 21st July to meet with the swim team and enable your paddler to obtain … Continue reading

Fell Foot National Trust update

A site visit this week to Fell Foot, Windermere enabled a starting plan to be finalised with the NT staff. The lottery grant awarded September last year has enabled repairs and improvements to be made to the historic site. Undergoing a … Continue reading

#WOW beginnings

#WOW beginnings You’re index finger hovers over the enter button and an urge of excitement wells as you lower and hear the click. You’ve entered the #WOW swim, you’re committed, mind and body. This is where the journey starts. For … Continue reading

Windermere One Way 2017

With thanks to Robert Hudson. Past #WOW swimmer #WOW is delighted to announce next years event will take place on 2nd September 2018. Starting at Fell Foot National Park and finishing at Brathay Hall, the 2018 event will be just … Continue reading



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